Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 10:12am
OPENING CEREMONY: Lemaire creative directors Christophe Lemaire and Sarah-Linh Tran unveiled their first collection for Japanese retailer Uniqlo in a showroom presentation held Tuesday to coincide with Paris Couture Week. Consisting of 30 items for women and 25 for men, the... read more
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 9:51am
DELPOZO RESTRUCTURES: Following the departure last month of Indre Rockefeller as its U.S. president, Delpozo has realigned responsibilities in the region. The Madrid-based, Grupo Perfumes y Diseño-owned brand, led by creative director Josep Font, has appointed Yukie Kano as its... read more
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 8:58am
FLUTTER BY, BUTTERFLY: Designer and businesswoman Ingie Chalhoub put a symbolic slant on her spring 2016 collection of luxury ready-to-wear, presented Monday in Paris during the couture shows. Taking a Fornasetti painting as her starting point, Chalhoub covered her eveningwear... read more
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 8:13am
Berlin men’s wear designer Jennifer Brachmann continued her neoclassical, or what she prefers to call a “post-classical,” journey for spring 2016. Chosen to inaugurate Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week Berlin’s cool new Stage space in the Me Collectors Room Tuesday, Brachmann’s... read more
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 7:31am
Karl Lagerfeld created a chic casino for Chanel Couture’s Fall 2015 show. Follow WWD on Twitter or become a fan on Facebook. Read More... read more
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 7:18am
MIDSUMMER NIGHT’S DREAM: With picture-perfect weather, it was the type of Parisian summer night that Emmanuelle Alt, editor in chief of Vogue Paris, had dreamed of for the second Vogue Paris Fashion Fund gala. SEE RELATED STORY: Palais Galliera, Vogue Paris Set Second Gala>... read more
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 6:04am
CHINESE CHARM: China’s couture designers are stepping out on the international stage. Ten of the Middle Kingdom’s couture designers – from established talent with international renown like Grace Chen and Laurence Xu to others virtually unheard of abroad – are showing off their... read more
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 6:02am
PARTY TIME: Colette was buzzing Monday evening as guests gathered to celebrate the store’s most recent designer collaborations. On the first floor, Catherine Baba effusively embraced guests keen to see her first eyewear creations, made in collaboration with Italian company F-O... read more
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 5:23am
PARIS – It took an outsider to achieve the unthinkable: Gathering major jewelry houses under one roof during Paris Couture Week. That is what Judith Price, president of the U.S. National Jewelry Institute, did with the gala dinner at the Louvre museum on Monday night for the... read more
Tuesday, July 7, 2015 at 4:20am
LONDON — European markets continued their downward slide on Tuesday as European finance ministers and national leaders prepared to discuss new proposals to be unveiled by Greek prime minister Alexis Tsipras today in Brussels. Milan’s FTSE MIB was the only market on the upswing... read more